Science and Health Textbook Caravan @ Avalon Manor, Merrillville

Event Details

  • Date:
    • January 19, 2023 - January 19, 2023
  • Presenter Name:
    • Publishing Companies
  • Registration Deadline:
    • January 17, 2023
  • Start / End Time:
    • 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM (CST)
  • Onsite Registration:
    • 7:30 AM - 8:00 AM (CST)
  • PGP Points:
    • 6
  • ESC Member Price:
    • Free
  • Non Member Price:
    • Free
  • Facilitator:
  • Location:
Event Cancellation Policy
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Sessions offered include: K-5/6 Science, 6-8 Science, Biology, Chemistry/Physics/AP (morning) – 6-12 Health (afternoon), Supplemental/Intervention

Schedule for Merrillville Caravan

Although IDOE no longer requires districts to adopt curriculum on a schedule, the publishing companies still follow the same schedule from past years.  The caravans typically take place in January, following the rotation listed below.

  • Year 1-Reading/Handwriting
  • Year 2-Language Arts/World Languages
  • Year 3-Social Studies
  • Year 4-Mathematics
  • Year 5-Science
  • Year 6-Art, Music, Business Ed, Industrial Tech Ed, Consumer Sciences


To be announced


Event Cancellation Policy

NIESC Cancellation Policy

Registrants who notify NIESC of their cancellation on or before the registration deadline date will not be required to pay the registration fee.

  • Registrants who cancel after the registration deadline but one week before the workshop date or call to cancel on the day of the workshop, will pay 50% of the registration fee.
  • Registrants who neglect to call or notify NIESC of their cancellation will be responsible for paying the full registration fee.
  • On official school corporation weather-related cancellation days, registrants will not be required to pay registration fees